Skip to main content

About your Search

20120925
20121003
STATION
WJLA (ABC) 38
LANGUAGE
English 38
Search Results 0 to 37 of about 38
ABC
Sep 29, 2012 11:30pm EDT
interference defense, number 4. 15-yard penalty. automatic first down. >> brad: huge penalty, there haven't been many but that's a big one. >> todd: they are running stride for stride. there was a little contact. >> brent: there it is, right hand had him on shoulder right on the 8 and 9. good call. >> brad: wisconsin first down at the 40. 2:08 remaining. >> brad: here comes the blitz. ball, quick opening draw trying to get something out of it and does get four. >> todd: danny o'brien is a little better running the two-minute offense and he might have played in this game even if stave was okay because of his experience with this part of the game. >> brad: 1:45 left. o'brien, low snap. he's down. he had to try to field the snap. >> todd: they may have to call time-out too, it would have to restart. >> brad: had to go down stumbled around and there he takes the knee. that is going to make it third down and tough but obviously it's two down territory for wisconsin. they were forced to use their second time-out, they used one earlier in the third quarter. now a quarterback li
ABC
Sep 26, 2012 11:00pm EDT
home run late in the game. blue jays lose, 12-2. despite all their defensive woes, the redskins have the highest scoring offense in the nfl. a big coat -- a big part of this excess is rg3. as well as the running back. he rushed for 96 yards. average, 78. he is ready for the competition. >> a lot of people scare people away. we have a tough defense. solid defense. i love a challenge. we will see what happens. >> speaking of running backs, the redskins replaced a player with an injury. at bank of america, we're continuing to lend and invest in the people, businesses, and organizations that call greater washington home. whether it's funding an organization that provides new citizens with job training, working with an anacostia school that promotes academic excellence or supporting an organization that serves 5,000 meals a day across d.c., what's important to the people of greater washingngton is important to us, and we're proud to work wik all those who are making our commuties stronger. >> coming up tomorrow night at 11:00, i talk with the new abc s
ABC
Sep 30, 2012 9:30am EDT
their constituents? for example, for the deparartment of defense, we provide the trainingng for the procurement system of the departmement of defense uses to procureny kind product they need. ether somebody in the dertment defense is ordering a pencil or an armored tank, ty need to make sure e they use thehe procement system inlacece and we provide the traraining so employees within dod know how to use t the systetem. just one exaxample. >> what do you know thatatod does not augur know ---- already know better in tererms o of buying a tank? >> we know thehe processes ohow to convey the educaonal formatioion so peoplknow how to do it. our companyoces on implementing the right process so people have access to t riright information and education anand they canake informed decisions anand be better at their jobs. >> one othe things he stressed that the conference i attenended was constantly adapting to the markets. the trick k for that, whether y you are a business owner are trying toto remain viable in the workace, is no getting to the party when it is halfway over. how do you look at where the ma
ABC
Sep 24, 2012 11:00pm EDT
slam, the blue jays' win 9-5. the redskins' defense is in some disarray after losing starters to injuries. interesting turn of events considering the past two years of the shanahan area is large what kept them in the game. it was a backbone to lean on not so much this time around. >> we argue amongst each other. 14 points, 10 points, 21 points was a great day. the defense totally went out there and drop the ball. >> they are sticking with michael vick as their quarterback and will evaluate as they go. we would like to hear that. at bank of america, we're continuing to lend and invest in the people, businesses, and organizations that call greater washington home. whether it's funding an organization that provides new citizens with job training, working with an anacostia school that promotes academic excellence or supporting an organization that serves 5,000 meals a day across d.c., what's important to the people of greater washington is important to us, and we're proud to work with all those who are making our communities stronger. >> thursda
ABC
Sep 30, 2012 7:00am EDT
couldn't agree more. is infuruating. let's talk about residual damage. government defense contractors will have to lay off workers soon if there is no agreement because they are losing federal dollars of the federal programs that are going away. we will see more unemployment. the defense companies will have to notify workers in the next couple of weeks. how important is this? >> it is a tempory drag in t the economy. i honestly think of l of the things that will not happen is the chance of getting both unds of spending cuts, including the massive defense cuts is slight. i think it will be rectified the next few months but it is terrible we have to put the businesses through this until we get to the other side. >> what about housing? it seems to be recovering but still murky. how strong is it, and is it important for the overall economy? >> nothing could be more important than the improvement in home prices. we are getting good signals on home prices. when you get higher home prices of course that pushes up output because builders build more. and pushes up confidence. i think that is i
ABC
Sep 25, 2012 4:30am EDT
of events. the white house called romney's comments desperate and defensive. tim kaine picking up a major endorsement today. a delaware senator is going to support behind a democrat at a stop in fairfax county. then they will both go to n for a roundtable discussion on supporting small business. and george allen are battling for the seat held by webb. justin timberlake brought sexy back and now he's looking to bring myspace back. atlet's get to linda bell bloomberg headquarters in new york with that and more. gains insee some yesterday. .t went to a new record high the company is expected to the leader in the u.s. to display advertising, which banner ads. facebook stocks it now trading below $21 a share. some say the stock is and it's predicted to drop. annger justin timberlake took in myspace ake ago. users can give their e-mail for an invite to the new service. the peanut butter recall is getting expanded beyond trader joe's. more on that in the next hour. reporting for abc 7 news. back to you. >> thank you. 3 degrees. >> still to come, an update on a involving hundreds of pepco workers
ABC
Sep 25, 2012 5:00pm EDT
in vietnam. >> the longest serving civilian and the defense department and why he is still on the job after all these years. >> times have changed. you just have to be sensitive. >> find out who is responsible for no more father-daughter dance is in one of rhode island town. >> a new way to get through security without taking off your shoes or remove your computer from your bag. [ female announcer ] dear daughter, welcome to america. your share of obama's debt is over 50 thousand dollars, and it grows every day. obama's policies are making it harder on women. the poverty rate for women -- the highest in 17 years. more women are unemployed under president obama. more than five and a half million women can't find work. that's what obama's policies have done for women. welcome, daughter. [ romney ] i'mt mitt romney and i approve this message. >> we have breaking news from new york city. was arrested in february after police say she arranged a tryst with two women and a police officer posing as a client. >> one town in rhode island has now banned fathe
ABC
Sep 28, 2012 5:00pm EDT
day. must-is looking like a win week. is a turning point. the offense is doing its job. the defense, hard to believe ago, thee weeks redskins, it was being looked at as its most reliable units. it has fallen to 30th in the league. you can be sure it is an area to improve on. the third hasfin everything the redskins would be, ande more. the defense, not so much. what was supposed to be one of the team's strengths has turned out to be its biggest weakness. washington currently ranks 30th. they've given up 101 points in just three games. >> i am not going to write the book on this yet. we have to continue to get better. after years of ineffectiveness, the redskins' pulling theirally weight. the average more points per y other team in the nfl. >> power defense is going to play and how many points we are going to score. we take a week by week. >> if they need any added incentive, they can look to secondary coach. he is returning to tampa for the first time since being fired. we have a ton of things to play for. an addition have this weekend. there is someone else out on the wizards as we
ABC
Sep 24, 2012 11:35pm EDT
in the cuban missile crisis he could unleash irritation on small things. here the defense department official spent a lot of money on furniture for a president mrs. kennedy if she went into labor and he's fur use. >> i want to find out who paid for it and i want that fellow competent. i won't have him running a cathouse. >> reporter: in another point he noticeds u.s. hockey team got shellacked by the sweeds? >> who are we sending over there, girls? >> nowhere are the tapes more revealing than the secret witness to the struggle for civil rights. the great moral issue tearing the country apart. >> the worst city in the south have done nothing for the negroes. >> reporter: after a young man, named james meredith creates a crisis by enrolling in the all-white university of mississippi. >> james meredith was inspired by my father's address. and ziepd r decided he wanted to enroll in mississippi. >> reporter: this was as the governor of mississippi wanted to eject meredith into an angry mop? >> why don't you remove him? >> how can i remove him if there's a riot in the street. >> barnett is pushing
ABC
Sep 25, 2012 6:00pm EDT
. >> ahmadinejad a. unflappable. >> we do have all defensive means at our disposal. >> test firing four missiles. >> the president came under verbal fire. >> hillary clinton will hold those one-on-one meetings. mitt romney got a bit of praise from the press. >> the vice-presidential candidates were in the battleground states today. vice-president biden attack the republican ticket, he says mitt romney is pushing for a boost in middle-class taxes. in ohio, mitt romney's running mate compared the obama administration to last night controversial referees during monday night football. he told the crowd in cincinnati that the president is making bad calls. he was a green bay packers fan. >> on capitol hill today, a local member of congress is speaking out about the long breaks taken by congress and asking for action. >> mr. speaker, for the purposes of a parliamentary inquiry, the american people deserve answers and action. >> don edwards pointed out this morning the numerous pieces of legislation left without action when congress recessed over the weekend. her fellow democrats are ready to return to
ABC
Sep 26, 2012 6:00pm EDT
was hit 13 times by the bengals' defense. >> sign me up for a car accident every play. you just have to make sure it does not affect the way our thinking -- the way you are thinking. that is how it goes. >> all right, not so fast, area stores. some shirts are floating around. the magic number is still five following the loss. everybody joked about the adelphia midway through the season. but they are back behind st. louis for the wild card. lannan, his 1-5 record, they know they have a tough challenge ahead. >> a great pitching staff a good team. we have to win. >> it as simple as that. an atlanta is well on the heels of the nats. they are now just 4.5 games back behind the nationals. and keeping with baseball, the yankees won. just like one week left. amazing. >> a come on, kids,e've got to go. [ knocking ] oh, no, i got to go. oh, can you make that to go? these days, nobody has time to get sick. but minuteclinic makes it easy to get well. our nurse practitioners can diagnose and write prescriptions for everything from strep throat to sinus infections with no appoi
ABC
Sep 27, 2012 6:00pm EDT
younger brother died in a motorcycle crash. will be a big test tonight strong cleveland defense. >> it is going to be a challenge for us. it is a big rivalry game. it is always a very emotional game. be another one of those kinds of games. looking for his 21st of the season. the magic number is at four. they are looking to win against the phillies tonight. you can bet the nationals will want a dominant outing tonight. the nhl is cancelling all preseason games. anncr: their dishonest ads are everywhere. a west virginia casino spending a fortune... to stop question seven. they don't want compmpetition. the washington post wrote the casino behind the ads is... "most concerned with its own bottom line." and the baltimore sun says it "doesn't have maryland... taxpayers' interests at heart." so when you see these ads remember... they're about what's good for west virginia's casino... not maryland. vote f for maryland jobs and school vote for question seven. >> summer and coming into our lives. into our lives. starto, temperatures will the 60's. of it will be in the next few hours and
ABC
Sep 27, 2012 11:00pm EDT
, you could difference. good for them. the redskins had to tampa bay on sunday. the defensive coordinator to blame for the wildcats touchdown. games, there three fundamental breakdowns responsible for that. they struggled plank, to turn bes season around, it has to entire team effort. >> we have not won the last couple of weeks. we have to hold together. they will support you. they will always score points and the last whistle. cup startser tomorrow. -- ryder cup starts tomorrow. >> so funny to see them get a cheer when they come out. in the people, businesses, and organizations that call greater washington home. whether it's funding an organization that provides new citizens with job training, working with an anacostia school that promotes academic excellence, or supporting an organization that serves 5,000 meals a day across d.c., what's important to the people of greater washingngton is important to us, and we're proud to work with all those who are making our communities stronger. >> said the arrest of three men the eastern market beating remains the top story on wjla.com.
ABC
Sep 25, 2012 5:00am EDT
in a few minutes. >> here is britt mchenry. >> the redskins defense is in disarray after losing some to injury. than 1100 total yards allowed in the three weeks. an interesting turn of events. they have remained in the game. argue ayear, we would get 14ach other to points, 10 points, 21 points was a gray day. this ande offense do , it isense drop the ball disappointing. >> the redskins are off today. the nationals are heading to philadelphia for a series. have a great day. >> thanks very much. degrees, 5:26. much more news coming up at 5:30. of dancing hason off.d of dancing hason off.d out why excuse us, while we change into something more comfortable. cool. introducing, the square sunnyd bottle. >> live and in hd, this is "good morning washington," on your side. >> very unusual. most unusual football game that i've been apart of. i know it's been a wild weekend in the nfl and i guess we're a part of it now. unusual and is one way to to thee the ending gamey night football between the packers and the seahawks. the final play is up for debate, t players and fans are not with the repl
ABC
Sep 25, 2012 12:00pm EDT
civilian in the defense department. career in 1942, when it was still known as the war department. catches story tonight at 5:00. still to come on abc 7 news at noon, imagine living in an than ant that is smaller parking space. cheaters and make sure people." mitt romney? tough on china? pioneers in shipping us invested in firms that to low wage countries like romney's fortune is invested up to china. jobs. this message. >> a problem in great britain soon in snared the entire in a bacon shortage. a bacon and sausage shortage year is unavoidable. the rising cost of feeding and pigs are tied to the drought in the united states and grain-producing countries. generations, with imagine -- we have imagined cars, and now we are halfway there. california's governor has signed google'sking driverless ca streetr legal. drivers can still take the controls in the case of an .mergency, though the proposed future of city living is the opposite of living large. -- thatoot square home is awfully small. san francisco will vote on allowing the smallest homes in the country. plan, new apartments 220 square s
ABC
Sep 27, 2012 12:00am EDT
-- >> jimmy: there's a weird defensiveness with a guy that uses deej tal media, isn't there? >> defensiveness? no. george lucas -- no. they talk about -- cameron talks about being free. talks about the possibilities of digital, you know. >> jimmy: kids making youtube movies, anyone with make a movie now. i wish i had that when i was a kid. i would probably be you right now instead of me sitting here. >> no, no. >> jimmy: speaking of kids, these guys said they make movies. d.j. and jake, chris and tim. hey, guys, how are you holding up? everybody all right? >> yeah. good. >> jimmy: we're tied right now. we're playing the skype scavenger hunt. what should we ask them to -- >> what is the dog doing? >> jimmy: that's what he's asking too. what's going on? >> what i would like you to do right now, this is simple, switch pants and whoever switches pants most quickly wins. all right? come on, guys, switch pants. >> you know what -- where are they going? >> what do you mean where are they zbhoeg they're not going to be on skype -- >> hey, jimmy, no problem. hey. >> jimmy: look at that, d.j. and jake.
ABC
Sep 30, 2012 10:00am EDT
million tax cut if governor romney's plan was enacted. $2 trillion in defense spending that our pentagon and military leadership say we don't know. another trillion dollars to extend all of the bush tax cuts. that's $8 trillion. the notion that somehow by wealthy they're, the middle class is going to be held harmless. the middle class has to understand, if romney wins this presidential election, they'll be paying the bill not to reduce the deficit, not to reduce jobs, to give huge tax cuts to the wealthy. >> the idea of the president is not going to tell the truth, has become the theme inside the romney camp. here's what governor romney said. >> you learned and studied all this about president obama as a debater, what are you looking? >> i think he's going to say a lot of things that aren't accurate. you know, i would be tempted to go back to that wonderful line by ronald reagan, there you go again. >> he's admitted that your campaign has gone overboard at times with the rhetoric, are you worried that president obama is going to have a rough night with the fact-checkers wednesday night?
ABC
Sep 25, 2012 6:00am EDT
. the largest serving civilian and the defense department. he started in 1942. his co-workers call him a true inspiration. catches. tonight at 5:00 p.m. >> around the nation, the fbi on now investigate the fatal shooting of a double amputee at a group home in houston. one of the tampa police officers went to the home of the week and shot the man in the head -- one of the two police offers. he thought he was being threatened -- but it turned out to be a ball point pen. >> investigators are searching for a person behind a brazen bank robbery near season. a man pulled out a gun and demanded cash, and use pepper spray to attack a customer and several other bank employees. the victims were treated at the scene and the good news is they are expected to be ok. >> let's check in with jacqui jeras. the last day to really enjoy the for the cool down,? >> unless you like clouds and rain. and some do. today is going to be a little bit warmer than yesterday. in fact, about 5 degrees warmer and lots of sunshine. but the changes will start moving in by tonight. but a look at the beautiful start we had. sun
ABC
Sep 25, 2012 6:30pm EDT
offered a full throated defense of freedom of speech. >> like me, the majority of americans are christian, and yet we do not ban blasphemy against our most sacred beliefs. >> reporter: that was followed by a call to stop those who fan the flames against the west and its allies. t is time to marginalize those that hate the west or israel as central politics. >> reporter: a smaller part of today's speech -- iran's nuclear program, a continued source of frustration and tension. despite efforts, at both outreach and tough sanctions that country has more than doubled its production rate of enriched uranium since obama took office. >> the united states will do what we must to prevent iran from obtaining a nuclear weapon. >> reporter: last year's meeting president obama met separately with more than a dozen world leaders. this year he had no such meetings scheduled prompting criticize mg he's more focused on campaigning than governing. hillary clinton met with 20 world leaders in his place. diane. >>> thank you so much from the white house, jake tapper tonight. >>> knew we move on to football. s
ABC
Sep 27, 2012 4:00am EDT
-6-3, fantastic defense for the tribe. >>> remember, thursday night football tonight on espn. stanford and washington at 9:00 eastern. >>> coming up next, "the pulse," this morning. and the invention that has all the women around here talking. >> oh, yeah. it's a lifesaver for all of us ladies. we're going to show you how the convertible heel the take you just about anywhere. ♪ ooh, yeah, ooh-ooh, yeah ♪ ooh, yeah, ooh-ooh, yeah ♪ i love ya ♪ ooh, yeah, ooh-ooh, yeah [ female announcer ] introducing new special k popcorn chips. with 28 buttery chips for 120 calories, you can bring the flavor of the movies home and still stay on track. freedom to enjoy. what will you gain when you lose? find them in the cracker aisle. it just wouldn't go away. my doctor diagnosed it as fibromyalgia, thought to be the result of overactive nerves that cause chronic widespread pain. lyrica is believed to calm these nerves. i learned lyrica can provide significant relief from fibromyalgia pain. and for some people, it can work in as early as the first week of treatment. so now i can plan my days and
ABC
Sep 27, 2012 5:00am EDT
. are working hard. packers defensive linemen lang expressed outrage over the against the seahawks. he posted on twitter put the history books. after the game he used a tweet that said the nfl could find him and pay by wednesday afternoon. broke the twitter record when surpassed the 98,000 retweets. the nfl said they will not levy any type of punishment against him. >> 5:35 right now, turning to politics. virginia is the focus of the presidential campaign. president obama and mitt romney both making stops in the commonwealth today. comes with new ads released today. mitt romney is speaking directly saying that he the concerns of average americans. rallyl appear later at a american legion post 176 in of springfield. president obama campaign in beach this morning. he released an ad aimed at younger voters. it is airing in several states including ohio, iowa, and florida. the condition can be triggered t butter, beestings, and other allergens. immediate medical treatment. device will be available in all st. mary's public schools by month. of the -- we are about to learn more about what learning
ABC
Sep 27, 2012 6:30pm EDT
of defense leon panetta today acknowledged that the attack that killed four americans in benghazi, libya, on the anniversary of 9/11 was not only carried out by terrorists, it was premeditated. >> as we determined the details of what took place there and how that attack took place, that it became clear that there were terrorists who had planned that attack. >> reporter: the white house first suggested that the benghazi attack was spontaneous. the result of that anti-muslim video inciting mobs throughout the region. >> jake, let's be clear, these protests were in reaction to a video that had been spread to the region. >> reporter: what happened at benghazi -- >> we certainly don't kn. we don't know otherwise. we have no information to suggest that it was a preplanned attack. >> reporter: but sources tell abc news that intelligence officials on the ground immediately suspected that the attack was not tied to the movie at all. arousing their suspicion? the fact that the attackers knew where to get ambassador stevens after he'd fled to a so-called safe house, half a mile away. the building w
ABC
Sep 28, 2012 5:00am EDT
a of clashes. we will continue to follow this posted. you >> defense secretary leon panetta announces that h terrorists were attacked a t attacksris behind the deaths of u.s. citizens at the american in libya. the man behind the video that americanthe anti- in the middle east is back behind bars. federal judge in california him to be held after violatedes say that he the terms of probation. the judge also says that he's a flight risk. convicted of check fraud in 2010. >> western nations and allies in the middle east will meet today urge the fractured groups in syria to unite. the coalition includes the u.s. and the european union and arab .eague 5:16, time for tech of the weather. of the weather. the rain is the story. >> don't worry, because things getting better this afternoon. >> and tomorrow. >> exactly. let's get a look at live super doppler and show you where the action is. a lot of it really concentrated in the immediate metro area. not picking uper lightning associated with this. just a rain. a quarter inch could come down. map,e all that red on the starting to move towards the .ay w
ABC
Sep 28, 2012 6:00am EDT
exceptions by 10:00 a.m. eastern time. prosecutors and defense asked the justices of the documents to protect the investigation and the suspect's right to a fair trial. james holmes faces 152 charges including 12 murder charges. tie" is chelsea handler. today at 4:00 they will talk about family, friends, and sex. it is 6:45. many people enjoy having alcohol with pizza. >> a ballston pizza parlor is serving its with alcohol in toppings. the -- a boston pizza parlor. soaked incherries alcohol. infused-ll peaches in another. >> i don't know. 6:46 right now. to savehey wanted some calories. anyway, the weather today is very nice. changes are ahead. fall has arrived. the best place to be is cox farms. that's where adam caskey is. what do you have for us? >> my new buddy, this baby duck. kind of looks like my oldest. we are in fairfax county at cox farms. we have a special new surprise. thank you for not urinating on me. l surprise.pecia tell us about the new family member. >> the newest members are some piglets that were born on monday. they are super culet and their mother looks very tired. >> lo
ABC
Sep 30, 2012 6:00pm EDT
. >> number 29, defense. first down. >> reporter: after all, all referees are still only human. as for the regular refs, they're used to fans second-guessing their calls on-the-field, but their decision to hold out earned them a new eight-year deal that increases their pay and pension, david. >> they were welcomed back today with open airports. >> in the beginning until a call went against their team. >> honeymoon short-lived. thanks. >>> when we come back, what was it that sent this car sliding clear across the parking lot. watch this. soon it is airborne flipping over. we'll be back. [ designer ] enough of just covering up my moderate to severe plaque psoriasis. i decided enough is enough. ♪ [ spa lady ] i started enbrel. it's clinically proven to provide clearer skin. [ rv guy ] enbrel may not work for everyone -- and may not clear you completely, but for many, it gets skin clearer fast, within 2 months, and keeps it clearer up to 9 months. [ male announcer ] because enbrel®, etanercept, suppresses your immune system, it may lower your ability to fight infections. serious
ABC
Oct 2, 2012 5:00am EDT
interest whocially for redskins fans wanted to root against the cowboys. defense feasted on who had five interceptions. s won 34-18. the news continues with good at 5:30.ashington >> we will explain the at 5:30.ashington >> we[ male announcer ] citibank's app for ipad makes it easy for anne to manage her finances when she's on the go. even when she's not going anywhere. citibank for ipad. easier banking. standardrd at citibank. ♪ ♪ ♪ [ male announcer ] introducing a reason...to lolook twice. introducing a stunning work of technology -- the entirely new lexus es. and the first-ever es hybrid. this is the pursuit of perfection. helps him deposit his checks. jay also like it when mother nature helps him wash his car. mother nature's cool like that. mobile check deposit. easier banking. standard at citibank. captioned by the national captioning institute --www.ncicap.org-- >> live and in hd, this is "good morning washington," on your side. win win. go nats! >> celebrations continue after clinched their first ever nl east division title. love it. >> good morning, washington. it's tuesda
ABC
Oct 2, 2012 6:30pm EDT
you why. let's see if we can get one past the defense. hut! go! here it comes! right on the numbers! boom! get it! spin! oh, nice hands! chest bump. ugh! good job, man. nice! okay, halftime. now, this is my favorite play. oh! i'm wide open. oh, fumble. fumble. don't want to fumble any of these. [ male announcer ] share what you love, with who you love. kellogg's frosted flakes. it's up... and it's good! good?! they're grrreat! i had[ designer ]eeling enough of just covering up my moderate to severe and it's good! plaque psoriasis. i decided enough is enough. ♪ [ spa lady ] i started enbrel. it's clinically proven to provide clearer skin. [ rv guy ] enbrel may not work for everyone -- and may not clear you completely, but for many, it gets skin clearer fast, within 2 months, and keeps it clearer up to 9 months. [ male announcer ] because enbrel®, etanercept, suppresses your immune system, it may lower your ability to fight infections. serious, sometimes fatal, events including infections, tuberculosis, lymphoma, other cancers, and nervous system and blood disorders have occurred.
ABC
Sep 26, 2012 2:35am EDT
.n. general assembly includes a passionate defense of free speech. it is wednesday, september 26th. >> announcer: from abc news, this is "world news now." >>> good morning, everybody. i'm paula faris on this hump day. >> that's right. midweek. here we go. good morning, everybody. good to be back. i'm rob nelson. we'll get to the president's speech including his powerful tribute to murdered ambassador chris stevens coming up in just a second. >>> also in this half-hour, officially fed up. football fans are still fuming over that botched call by the replacement refs. so many people are venting on our facebook page. we're going to share a few of the juicy one s coming up in just a second. everybody is talking about the end of the monday night game. >> a fair call for those who live in seattle. outside of seattle, botched call. >> indeed. >>> forget living large, in san francisco, go small or go home. we'll give you've the nickel tour of some mini-sized apartments. when we say mini, we are talking -- >> like 150 square feet. so think about that for a second. >> like nada. >> i don't kn
ABC
Sep 30, 2012 8:00am EDT
and that the agent involved in self-defense. unjustifiable murder, that's how the family of 32-year-old woman killed by a border patrol agent feel about their death. this morning, they're demanding answers, saying a plainclothes border patrol agent gunned down and killed her without reason. >> the no evidence that my wife threatened a trained officer -- you know, a trained officer, to use lethal force. >> reporter: the agent's body leaving this very large dent in the windshield on impact. police say that the agents were in the neighborhood to serve a felony warrant. when the agent was struck by the woman's car and needed to defend himself. >> literally ran our agent down. the agent was impacted, was hit by the vehicle and carried several hundreds of feet on the hood before fearing for his life. did discharge his weapon to get the vehicle to stop. >> reporter: that's when he fired five fatal blows, according toyewitnesses, leaving this mother of five with bullet wounds in her arms and chest and her husband says -- >> yeah, i want justice, yes. whoever shot my wife, that guy whoever he is, he needs to
ABC
Oct 1, 2012 2:30am EDT
they're good offensively. can they get enough stops defensively? >> yeah, 19-2, tom brady against the bills. packers needed a strong game. rebound from the monday night, what did they call it, fail mary pass. >> yeah, yeah. >> sending the saints home, 0-4. >> can you believe it? the new orleans' saints. >> i need to eat. >> great game, great game last year, against the san francisco 49ers. >> do not put food in my face, i will eat it. they're 0-4. hard to believe, what moxie, what great character shown by the green bay packers. handled it well all week. said all the right things. almost get a terrible call late by the real officials who are back. able to do enough late to hang on and beat new orleans. new orleans, lost a lot of close games. >> drew brees has been performing, 446 yards passing in this game. and we had late-game heroics. a couple of undefeated teams, 4-0. falcons, cardinals. >> falcons/cardinals, looked like cam newton and panthers had bounced back off a tough loss against the giants in week three. they come out play a great game on the road in atlanta. only to have
ABC
Oct 1, 2012 6:00am EDT
kabul. an american contractor also died back. the afghan defense ministry said the incident was the result of a misunderstanding. >> the boy scouts of america are planning to begin bringing suspected abusers to the attention of police and sheriff's departments all across the country. the organization says it is sticking its years of files to make sure no pedophiles have fallen through the cracks. abusers are named in the organization'sa perversion files. the court ordered release of the files from 1955 through 1985 is expected sometime this month. >> california will become the first state to ban a controversial form of psychotherapy aimed at making gay teenagers straight. it will prohibit conversion therapy for minors. gay-rights groups are happy about the decision. conservative villages groups say that it hinders parents' rights to provide psychological care for children experiencing gender confusion. >> a former child star says that a crazed fan bit his face during a meet and greet in washington state at any event. danny said that the woman asked if she could kiss him. peo
ABC
Sep 25, 2012 7:00am EDT
, ahmadinejad, told reporters, we have all of the defensive means at our disposal. and we are ready to defend ourselves. but while this may be just an exercise, it is significant nonetheless. it comes at an extremely tense time, with israel saying iran's nuclear program must be stopped. and urging the u.s. to take a tougher line. josh? >> all right, martha raddatz, in washington. thank you for that. >>> now, to a developing story in southern california. at least 30 homes have been destroyed or damaged by this wildfire burning near san diego. one man has been killed. hundreds of other homes stand in the flames' path. the winds fanning the fire. we'll have updates as they become available. >>> a major setback for homeowners who lost everything in hurricane katrina. a federal court says the army corps of engineers is not responsible for the damage caused by a main shipping channel. the corps cannot be sued for damages. >>> if you use a discover credit card, you could be getting a refund. discover bank has agreed to pay back $200 million to settle accusations that it deceived customers into buyin
ABC
Sep 27, 2012 7:00am EDT
. the difference is, my policies will make things better for them. >> reporter: as romney goes on defense, we asked him about the criticism from fellow republicans about his campaign. about those critics within your own party? will there be changes at the top? are you doing anything wrong? >> there are critics and cheerleader cheerleaders. we have people of all different persuasion. >> so, no changes? >> every day, there's improvements and messages that come out. >> reporter: but romney's moment, redefining the moment in a week ago. pressure for romney to perform on that debate stage against the president. you've been practicing. any nerves? >> i don't worry about the opportunity to be on the air and to face the president. he has his views. i have mine. >> reporter: the governor saying he's ready. some are calling that debate a do-o do-or-die moment. i want to take you back to that image. you see the governor there, a young man. etching into the sand, i love ann, missing his girlfriend back in the state ss. a powerful image. and that's what the campaign is trying to do, a more empathetic side to th
ABC
Sep 25, 2012 2:35am EDT
the packers. seahawks, push a defender over. a defensive back seems to have possession. interception right? not so much. the replacement refs call it a touchdown. after the review, the call stand. and the seahawks win the game, 14-12. needless to say. calls for the nfl to settle the lockout with real referees are growing only louder. >> now, on to money news. a major credit card company is going to be paying big fines in a settlement after federal investigators uncovered shady practices. regulators say discover bank pressured customers into buying expensive add-on services and enroll them without permission. discover will pay $14 million in fines. it will reimburse $200 million. 3.5 customers are part of the settlement. four days after the iphone 5 hit stores there is word apple-related crimes are soaring. here in the big apple, police say thefts so far this year involving apple products have jumped 40%. while overall crime rate is up 4%. since the start of the year, there have been more than 11,000 reports of apple products stolen in new york city. >>> now to the record breaking iphone nu
ABC
Sep 26, 2012 7:00am EDT
better than you. >> reporter: on tuesday, daker's first full day presenting his defense, jurors heard from his witnesses for the first time. the owners of the point ball group say it was blatz who was obsessed with daker. >> at that point, she wasn't allowed to play anymore because i was concerned about the relationship. and i didn't think it was a good situation for you to be in. >> after she had restraining order, she wanted to play? >> absolutely. >> reporter: this morning, the would-be lawyer maintains his innocence, as more witnesses, and everyone is waiting to see whether he, too, will testify, as the law allows. for "good morning america," steve osunsami, abc news, atlanta. >> it's so tough for those witnesses on the stand. >>> now, we turn, george, to lady gaga. the superstar delivering a public and personal response to attacks on her weight. posting revealing pictures of herself on her website. and launching what she is calling a body revolution. it's a brave step and a very powerful message. take a look. ♪ i'm on the edge of glory ♪ ♪ and i'm hanging on a moment of tru
ABC
Sep 28, 2012 2:35am EDT
: secretary of defense leon panetta acknowledged the attack that killed four americans in benghazi, libya, on the anniversary of 9/11 was not only carried out by terrorists it was premeditated. >> as we determined the details of what took place there and, how that, that attack took place, that, that it became clear that there were terrorists who had planned that attack. >> reporter: the white house first suggested that the benghazi attack was spontaneous. the result of that anti-muslim video inciting mobs throughout the region. >> jake, let's be clear, these protests were in reaction to a video that had spread to the region. we don't know, we don't know otherwise. you know, we have no information to suggest that it was a preplanned attack. >> reporter: sources tell abc news that intelligence officials on the ground, the attack was not tied to the movie at all. what aroused their suspicion, the fact that the attackers knew where to get ambassador stevens after he fled to a so-called safe house half a mile away. the building was hit with insurgent mortars suggesting the terrorists knew what
ABC
Oct 1, 2012 7:00am EDT
, and the friend ends up getting caught. and we also see defenses which is i never actually planned to do it. i was never actually going to go forward with this. it was just idle talk. and i think what they're going to say here, they're going to say he was entrapped. >> that's what i was going to ask you, it seems like the friend was trying to get in touch with him. >> look, if they can get that tape excluded from evidence. there's going to be very little that the authorities have. they need that tape in evidence. and they're going to say, look, i was never going to go forward with this and this guy starts giving me ideas, why don't you do this or do that. >> how common are these incidences in hostile in cases like this? >> they're not. i don't think they're that relevant here you're talking about a misdemeanor case in 1995. you're talking about an allegation with regard to his conduct at school in 2001. remember, there was never an allegation of him doing anything to children. it was always the way that he dealt with authority, fellow teachers, et cetera. but, you know, compared to an allegati
ABC
Oct 2, 2012 7:00am EDT
did it on his own. he has been on the stand all morning, sticking to his defense. these proceedings expected to end by the weekend. he could go to jail for four years. but he's asked the pope for a pardon. that's very likely, we're told, what will happen. george? >> jeffrey, thanks. potentially explosive trial there. >> sounds like something out of a movie. >>> now, to a disturbing story out of san diego seaworld, where a killer whale is recovering from a mysterious wound. the big question, did it come from an accident? or from an attack from another whale? abc's cecilia vega has the story. >> reporter: this is what orcas do best at seaworld san diego, put on a killer show. but now, an 11-year-old killer whale at the park is injured, with a gaping whole so big, you can see his exposed jawbone. seaworld says he was injured when he somehow came in contact with a portion of the pool. but animal rights activist says an anonymous whistleblower told them that he was attacked by other orcas. >> you can't keep three males together in a fish pond. they'll have nowhere to go unless they can s
Search Results 0 to 37 of about 38